Introduce a cluster installation tool called OSCAR
Use the OSCAR installation process as a prototype for general cluster installation
Introduce the Rocks cluster installation tool
Briefly discuss the OpenMOSIX Project
Examine the Globus Toolkit for grid-enabled applications
The previous chapters in this section of the book have introduced a number of the standard infrastructure subsystems that may be used to build a cluster. What is lacking, up to this point, is a broad overview of the order that you install the software and subsystems. This chapter covers two cluster-building toolkits that will lead you through the process. Finally, I discuss the concept ...